Sunny Acres has plans to grow over 10 acres of vegetable crop this year. Click Here! for more information on how you can get involved and keep a steady supply of vegetables coming to your home this season.See More
Well, after several months of preparation and work the garden/farm project is up and running at Sunny Acres on Los Osos Valley Road. Some of you took tours and saw the land before it was planted. I would like to invite you to stop by and see the production that has begun, it is really quite impressive. Many thanks to David Braun for putting the plan together and heading up the project as well as Jessie, Eric and several of the residents who have labored many hours seeing this project come into…See More
We are living and gardening on an acre in east AG with citrus, garden, work and kitties. We have found it useful to set up trades with folks up the grade - apples for oranges.
Best of luck to you!
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How might your current work contribute to the sustainability movement?
Have procured over an acre of agricultural land in SLO for establishment of a community garden. This means no city intervention or permits will be required. Very turn-key process. Lets get growing...email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (805) 710-4370
In what ways do you personally identify with the Sustainability & Transition movement? Why are you interested?
I rode the housing market and feel sometimes like I am living on dirty money. So maybe I'm looking to turn that money clean by investing in a sustainable way of living.
What background and skills do you bring to this community?
community organizer, gardner, landscape, drip systems, ability to communicate well, growing network of resources, am involved with www.centralcoastunitedforchange.org a grassroots movement with members interested in what is going on here. There will be people from our group joining this one and vice-versa. Building the collective energy.
What aspects of the sustainability movement most interests you?
By being present, available and staying in the moment as much as possible...
Your Favorite Books/Websites/Blogs/RSS Feeds for Information about the Sustainability Movement
spiritual in nature yet pragmatic, surf the net a lot, catching snippets of info here and there and everywhere, short attention span at times...just too much info that is interesting currently reading about organizing people and ways to get people motivated to action...
We are organizing discussions and wanted to see if there were any updates on the SLO farm production that you could add to the discussion (it is late August now) If you still want folks connecting then we can feature it after you post an update.